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Ok, Roll the Dice
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » General
In the summer of '92 in San Francisco, the author (future psecret psociety agent 33), finds himself once again in the obscure pub called Sidle on N in the Outer Sunset district of San Francisco. The bartender is a Honduran lady, Maria, who notices a sketch by the author. She likes the little drawing and the author gives it to her. Maria's magical dice are rolled. Her interpretation proves uncanny.
Fish For Dinner
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this book, the author is sharing some real moments in life which he found out of the ordinary. These stories are inspired from incidences which reflected innocence, enjoyment and guilt
Windmill with a View
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In the summer of 1992, the author (future agent 33) has an interesting discussion with an Amerasian bartender in the fabled Sidle on N pub in the Outer Sunset district of San Francisco. Apparently, Dash the bartender, has found a 'unique' place in nearby Golden Gate Park where he and his girlfriend can live rent-free. The author is very intrigued, and goes to the park a few days later to find it.
With a Promise to Keep
Series: Under a Sepia Moon. Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Under a sepia moon, in a papyrus boat, there is a little vellum girl with a promise to keep... Under a Sepia Moon, tales told as folk tales for folk of all ages.
Flying Without Parachute
Price: Free! Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This is the self-translation of some of my self-published Italian tales. I did all by myself, but I’m not an expert of the English language. So, this is my literary suicide in the attempt of traveling beyond the linguistic boundaries of continents. But since I pretend to be a writer, instead of suicide, I preferred to imagine it like a flight without the parachute. So all right, until I land.
La Niña Que Con Su Canto Se Hizo Grande
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2015 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
La niñez de Celia Cruz, quién calzaba con su canto a las demás niñas.
Embarkation
Price: Free! Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by SlateRunPublishingLLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Embarkation is the author's attempt to write a normal short story about normal people. He failed.
That Old Ball Game
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 of the psecret psociety take in a minor league baseball game in Charlotte in April of 2014. They are almost struck by a baseball, but it curves and becomes a just-inside-the-foul-pole home run. Agent 33 keeps recalling a San Francisco Giants - Los Angeles Dodgers game back in 1992 at the old Candlestick Park, as if it has some relevance to their present moment.
Zoo Are You?
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Agents 32 and 33 take a trip from Charlotte to the NC Zoo in Asheboro on a cool and cloudy April day. They see and comment (in the usual bizarre fashion) on the zoo-enclosed animal species. Monique is elated when she sees her favorite animal: a giraffe. A conversation between a pair from Nash County (NC) is recorded. Later, the linguistic madness extends beyond the zoo. Asheville or Asheboro?
The Leper's Blood
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
After fighting as a red commissar in the Russian Civil War, he wanted nothing but his peaceful home. Instead, he received a strange instruction that brought him to a leper colony lost in the endless steppes. What awaits for the brave commander there?
Overheard & Overhead
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Agents 32 and 33 of psecret psociety take a harrowing bike ride through east Charlotte to a Taco Bell. They recognize the uber-courteous African American employee (from previous visits) behind the counter and exchange pleasantries. Their food arrives and all seems quite ho-hum normal. The 5-star employee then returns to their table. They both share some startling revelations. Approx. 1800 words.
The Appointment
Price: Free! Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Have you ever felt your life might be better if only for better timing? It seems some kids have hit on a cure for some very bad timing, but it's got them jumping through hoops and more, and it has nothing to do with time. Maybe a little. From poker games to alchemists gold to severed hands to Egyptian cemeteries, they're on the move.
Caught Wild in Cotswold
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Psecret Psociety agents 32 and 33 ride bikes from the east Charlotte (USA) neighborhood of Windsor Park to Cotswold Mall in southeast Charlotte on a splendid April morning. The route is meticulously noted (for map freaks). Once at the desired restaurant, a seating error is remedied and an odd analogy for human lives is discussed. The topic of recursion re-emerges once again. More meta-real mayhem.
On a Raft of Charcoal and Chalk
Series: Under a Sepia Moon. Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
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Under a sepia moon, there is a particular cat looking for a place to sleep. Under a Sepia Moon, tales told as folk tales for folk of all ages.
Psatori
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Mashups
Agents 32 and 33 of psecret psociety take a bike ride to NoDa (NE Charlotte). They encounter some very interesting people at a Cajun restaurant. Bizarre conversations are overheard. Then the magic granules take effect, and they are the ones spouting off surreal lines to the shock of the patrons. Then, on the other side of 36th Street, more linguistic mayhem ensues. A 2400-word pshort pstory.
Πρωινό Ιντερσίτυ
Price: Free! Words: 36,790. Language: Greek. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Σ' ένα νυχτερινό λύκειο στις δυτικές συνοικίες της Αθήνας έρχεται ο καινούργιος καθηγητής Αγγλικών, που είναι και ποιητής, καθώς και η παλιά του αγάπη και τώρα καθηγήτρια, δυναμική, με φιλόδοξα σχέδια. Μα οι μαθητές γνωρίζουν καλύτερα τα μυστικά της συνοικίας με την αγορά, το ποτάμι που πλημμυρίζει κάθε χρόνο και το τρένο, που θα οδηγήσει τους επιβάτες του προς το φως και την αλήθεια.
The Grand Lady of Springs Valley
You set the price! Words: 82,380. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Travel through the memoirs of a fading man as he grows from a boy into a gentleman under the guiding hand of Mr. St. Clair and finds first love with young Lydia St. Clair while her father builds an architectural marvel unlike anything mankind ever dared to imagine, the grand West Valley Springs Hotel, a playground for the rich and famous, where memories are made and desires fulfilled.
Lydia's Legacy
You set the price! Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lydia Wickman, one of Stanley Laine's most intriguing and beloved characters, is on a run for her life, landing in the heart of the largest rainforest in the world and forced to ally with a pair of interlopers whose motives remain unclear. After Lydia's adventure leads her down a path she never expected, her story unveils a shocking and explosive conclusion.
Sovereign of the Seas
You set the price! Words: 79,010. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Three different people from all walks of life are concealing mysteries so deep that even the very depths of the ocean could not hope to contain them. When Anthony Belzer boards the cruise ship Sovereign of the Seas, he has no idea of the journey that lay before him despite the warnings his dreams were trying to convey.
Siquijor Seduction Zone
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The initial in-person meeting of future agents 32 and 33 on Siquijor Island in 2010 is recounted in this 2100-word psecret psociety pshort pstory.